ADELANTE Leadership Program

The ADELANTE Leadership Program, through the Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Outreach is designed for student leaders who want to cultivate their leadership development, strengthen cultural pride among their local communities, build mentor relationships and increase civic engagement. The four year scholarship program is designed to intentionally provide comprehensive support for 40 students per cohort and continue developing and mentoring cohorts through degree completion.

  • Application Dates – Opens July 1; Closes March 1
  • Awarding Department – Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Outreach
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  • Level – Undergraduate
  • Classification – Freshman
  • Major – Any
  • Minimum Cumulative GPA – 2.8
  • Minimum Enrollment Requirement – 12 credit hours/semester
  • Minimum Total Credit Hours Earned –Any
  • Renewability – May be held for a maximum of 4 years, or completion of degree, whichever comes first, if requirements are met
  • FAFSA – Required
  • Other – Letters of recommendation are optional